Office 365: Exchange Online and the 'out of box' experience

Office 365: Exchange Online and the 'out of box' experience

Summary: A series covering Office 365 in depth: in this screenshot gallery, the 'out of box experience' from the moment you receive your password.

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  • The first time you log into the Outlook Web App, the cloud-based application which manages your email through Exchange Online, it will ask you to configure some basic settings like the timezone and whether you require the low-resolution experience.

    Note: to see Outlook Web App (Release 5) in action, head over to this screenshot gallery. The screenshots are exactly the same.

  • The email view will be familiar to students who already use the Outlook Web App for Live@edu email. But in effect, the Outlook Web App is a natural progression of the 'Outlook Web Access' web-based email seen in previous versions of Exchange.

    Note: to see Outlook Web App (Release 5) in action, head over to this screenshot gallery. The screenshots are exactly the same.

  • As with Live@edu email, you can change your theme and access common functionality seen across the board. The Outlook Web App is simply the looking glass to your email.

    Note: to see Outlook Web App (Release 5) in action, head over to this screenshot gallery. The screenshots are exactly the same.

Topics: Microsoft, Cloud, Collaboration, Software

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  • RE: Office 365: Exchange Online and the 'out of box' experience

    Got the beta finally - it's sweet.
    jessiethe3rd
  • RE: Office 365: Exchange Online and the 'out of box' experience

    Re comment for slide 11 hell get your facts right! All users now have 10GB of email storage in Live@Edu. This has been guaranteed to continue in the transition to Office 365 for Edu, it even looks like inboxes for all Office 365 edu user are going to 25GB<br><a href="http://www.microsoft.com/liveatedu/learn-about-office-365.aspx?locale=en-US&country=US#2" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">http://www.microsoft.com/liveatedu/learn-about-office-365.aspx?locale=en-US&country=US#2</a>
    aredubbya
  • RE: Office 365: Exchange Online and the 'out of box' experience

    365 has a nice interface and MS has definitely improved some things. However, at $72/user/yr with Sharepoint the only office app included, it's not enough value compared to Google Apps for Business.
    Mark Fern